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WYATT TEMPLE AT WEST END OF FIRST CROSS-AXIS IN GARDENS AT THE BURY AT GRID REFERENCE TL 1870 2192

List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: WYATT TEMPLE AT WEST END OF FIRST CROSS-AXIS IN GARDENS AT THE BURY AT GRID REFERENCE TL 1870 2192

List entry Number: 1103244

Location

WYATT TEMPLE AT WEST END OF FIRST CROSS-AXIS IN GARDENS AT THE BURY AT GRID REFERENCE TL 1870 2192

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County: Hertfordshire

District: North Hertfordshire

District Type: District Authority

Parish: St. Paul's Walden

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 27-May-1968

Date of most recent amendment: 08-Feb-1988

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 162993

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Details

TL 1821 ST PAUL'S WALDEN ST PAUL'S WALDEN BURY

12/200 Wyatt Temple at west end of 1st cross- axis in gardens at The Bury at Grid Ref 27.5.68 TL 1870 2192 (formerly listed as The Gardens at St Paul's Walden Bury) GV II

Garden temple. 1775 by James Wyatt for John Conyers, originally erected at Copped Hall, Essex, moved here c.1950. Moulded stone plinth and steps, wooden order, stuccoed brick rear part, domed moulded plaster ceiling, lead ribbed dome with finial. An Ionic temple with seat in circular interior facing E, approached by 3 steps. Rear part a hemicycle recess in a stuccoed solid rear part. Semi-circular front has fluted timber columns with enriched base mouldings, angular volutes, and entablature with dentilled cornice and swelled frieze, breaking outward at sides over columns. Plaster sauce-dome with radial moulded ribs, scallops in a wavy outer band, and elaborate acanthus roundel with central pendant. Radial paving pattern of black and white stone with large St. John's cross in centre.

Listing NGR: TL1870021920

Selected Sources

Other
Register of Parks and Gardens of Special Historic Interest in England, Part 21 Hertfordshire,

National Grid Reference: TL 18700 21920

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